Free Press Journal
  • Widows are entitled to family pension even after remarriage: CAT

    New Delhi: The Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) has said the widow of a deceased government servant is eligible for family pension even after remarriage. Administrative member Praveen Mahajan ordered restoration of the family pension to Delhi resident Renu Gupta (47), wife of late Pawan Kumar Gupta, an employee of the Defence Ministry at the time of his death, saying Gupta had requested for transfer of the family pension in the name of

  • CAT orders revision of 2014 IPS promotions

    Sanjay Shintre had highlighted the ‘inaction’ of the government in selecting him to promote as an IPS officer despite he being a senior in the list,

  • UPSC aspirants who didn’t appear in 2011 to get extra chance

    New Delhi : The Central Administrative Tribunal has announced that civil services aspirants who applied but did not take the Preliminary Examination in 2011 after the introduction of the Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT), will be provisionally allowed to make an additional attempt this year. Owing to last year’s protest by the UPSC aspirants demanding change in the CSAT or Paper II of the Civil Services Preliminary Examination, the government has decided to